Why newspapers are dying

20 years ago newspapers were thriving businesses. They set the political agenda, shaped public opinion and uncovered large scandals. They also made lots of money. Most publishing houses had large headquarters placed in the most expensive parts of town as monuments to their fortune. From a business point they were in an enviable position. They […]

Where’s your apology Google?

Four days ago this post appeared on Kenyan company Mocality’s website accusing Google of not only scraping mocality’s database, which is basically the most valuable part of their business, but also calling up the numbers in the scraped¬†database¬†to upsell them a Google site. Even worse, the Google employees claimed that Mocality was under or working […]